The table below looks at the statistics for PRINCE2 skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PRINCE2 over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PRINCE 2
Rank 31 30 29
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -1
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 571 473 470
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 5.76% 5.55% 5.62%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.89% 7.80% 8.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 381 267 256
Average daily rate
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£400 £400 £420
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -4.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £518 £500 £507
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 16
Average hourly rate £17.75 £30.00 £21.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-40.83% +42.85%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.25 £31.56 £27.45
% change year-on-year
-16.81% +14.95%
PRINCE2
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the South East region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
7239 6065 5843
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 73.02% 71.15% 69.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 4100 3254 2911
Average daily rate £378 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £365 £365
% change year-on-year
+6.16% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 254 237 356
Average hourly rate £21.58 £22.41 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.70% -10.36%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.30 £44.55 £43.28
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -10.00%

PRINCE2
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing PRINCE2 across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

PRINCE2 Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

PRINCE2
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing PRINCE2 across the South East region.

PRINCE2 Daily Rate Trend in the South East

PRINCE2
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing PRINCE2 across the South East region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

PRINCE2 Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

PRINCE2
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing PRINCE2 across the South East region.

PRINCE2 Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

PRINCE2
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PRINCE2 within the South East region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Berkshire +11 150 £400 -3.61% 29
Buckinghamshire +12 106 £360 -4.00% 7
Surrey -11 95 £395 +1.93% 20
Hampshire -16 85 £377 +7.64% 33
Oxfordshire -2 60 £435 +12.98% 16
West Sussex +3 31 £413 -1.78%
East Sussex +9 19 £450 -2.70% 2
Middlesex -5 7 £456 +10.60% 3
Kent -7 7 £300 -27.27% 5
M4 Corridor - 2 £395 -
Home Counties - 2 £500 -
Sussex - 1 £550 -
Thames Valley - - - -
PRINCE2
England

PRINCE2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East region citing PRINCE2 also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited PRINCE2.

1 601 (53.66%) Project Management
2 321 (28.66%) Finance
3 233 (20.80%) Stakeholder Management
4 223 (19.91%) ITIL
5 213 (19.02%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 190 (16.96%) PMI Certification
7 189 (16.88%) MS Project
8 183 (16.34%) Agile Software Development
9 170 (15.18%) Telecoms
10 169 (15.09%) Microsoft
11 145 (12.95%) MS Excel
12 141 (12.59%) Security Cleared
13 131 (11.70%) PMP
14 121 (10.80%) SC Cleared
15 118 (10.54%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
16 113 (10.09%) Change Management
17 110 (9.82%) Analytical Skills
18 99 (8.84%) Risk Management
19 98 (8.75%) Degree
20 97 (8.66%) Programme Management
21 93 (8.30%) MS Office
22 77 (6.88%) SharePoint
23 76 (6.79%) Project Planning
24 75 (6.70%) PRINCE
25 71 (6.34%) PMI
26 68 (6.07%) MS Visio
27 67 (5.98%) Migration
28 59 (5.27%) Service Delivery
28 59 (5.27%) SAP
28 59 (5.27%) Oracle

PRINCE2
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East region citing PRINCE2 also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited PRINCE2. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 77 (6.88%) SharePoint
2 11 (0.98%) MS Project Server
3 10 (0.89%) SharePoint 2013
4 9 (0.80%) WebSphere
5 7 (0.63%) CMS
6 5 (0.45%) Drupal
6 5 (0.45%) Lync
7 4 (0.36%) MS Exchange
7 4 (0.36%) SharePoint Server
8 3 (0.27%) IIS
8 3 (0.27%) SharePoint 2010
9 1 (0.089%) Exchange Server 2003
9 1 (0.089%) GroupWise
9 1 (0.089%) ArcGIS
9 1 (0.089%) FileNet
9 1 (0.089%) Apache
9 1 (0.089%) JBoss
9 1 (0.089%) WebLogic
9 1 (0.089%) Commerce Server
9 1 (0.089%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 189 (16.88%) MS Project
2 145 (12.95%) MS Excel
3 93 (8.30%) MS Office
4 68 (6.07%) MS Visio
5 50 (4.46%) MS PowerPoint
6 10 (0.89%) Spreadsheet
7 4 (0.36%) Open Workbench
8 1 (0.089%) Adobe Illustrator
8 1 (0.089%) InfoPath
8 1 (0.089%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 11 (0.98%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 11 (0.98%) Dynamics CRM
2 7 (0.63%) SAP CRM
3 5 (0.45%) SAP IS-U
3 5 (0.45%) Dynamics AX
3 5 (0.45%) Oracle Applications
4 3 (0.27%) Oracle EBS
4 3 (0.27%) Oracle EBS R12
5 2 (0.18%) Demantra
5 2 (0.18%) SAP HR
5 2 (0.18%) Oracle Financials
5 2 (0.18%) assyst
5 2 (0.18%) Remedy ITSM
6 1 (0.089%) SAP CS
6 1 (0.089%) HFM
6 1 (0.089%) SAP SRM
6 1 (0.089%) SAP ERP
6 1 (0.089%) SAP FI
6 1 (0.089%) Oracle ERP
6 1 (0.089%) Agresso
Cloud Services
1 10 (0.89%) Office 365
2 7 (0.63%) SaaS
3 4 (0.36%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.089%) SuccessFactors
4 1 (0.089%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 36 (3.21%) Firewall
2 27 (2.41%) 3G
3 23 (2.05%) WAN
4 21 (1.88%) 4G
5 19 (1.70%) LAN
5 19 (1.70%) MPLS
6 18 (1.61%) Internet
7 13 (1.16%) Wi-Fi
7 13 (1.16%) LTE
8 11 (0.98%) Cisco ASA
9 10 (0.89%) BGP
10 9 (0.80%) Radio Access Network
10 9 (0.80%) Cisco Nexus
11 8 (0.71%) SMS
11 8 (0.71%) Intranet
11 8 (0.71%) Broadband
11 8 (0.71%) 2G
11 8 (0.71%) Wireless
12 7 (0.63%) SAN
13 6 (0.54%) SDH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (1.70%) SQL Server
2 14 (1.25%) Crystal Reports
2 14 (1.25%) Data Warehouse
3 11 (0.98%) Oracle Database
4 10 (0.89%) Oracle Reports
5 9 (0.80%) Oracle Database 11g
6 7 (0.63%) Oracle Database 10g
7 6 (0.54%) Oracle Database 12c
8 4 (0.36%) Oracle BI EE
9 3 (0.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 3 (0.27%) QlikView
9 3 (0.27%) BusinessObjects
10 2 (0.18%) IBM InfoSphere
10 2 (0.18%) SQL Server 2008
10 2 (0.18%) MS Access
10 2 (0.18%) Spotfire
11 1 (0.089%) Essbase
11 1 (0.089%) BusinessObjects XI
11 1 (0.089%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 1 (0.089%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 5 (0.45%) Selenium
1 5 (0.45%) StarTeam
1 5 (0.45%) QuickTest Pro
2 3 (0.27%) JIRA
3 2 (0.18%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 1 (0.089%) CruiseControl
4 1 (0.089%) ERwin
4 1 (0.089%) Rational Rose
4 1 (0.089%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 321 (28.66%) Finance
2 170 (15.18%) Telecoms
3 42 (3.75%) Retail
4 35 (3.13%) Banking
5 30 (2.68%) Marketing
6 28 (2.50%) Automotive
7 21 (1.88%) Publishing
7 21 (1.88%) Manufacturing
8 17 (1.52%) Advertising
9 16 (1.43%) Billing
10 15 (1.34%) Pharmaceutical
11 13 (1.16%) Electronics
12 9 (0.80%) Legal
13 7 (0.63%) Local Government
14 6 (0.54%) Financial Institution
15 5 (0.45%) Back Office
16 4 (0.36%) Law
17 3 (0.27%) German Language
18 2 (0.18%) Aerospace
18 2 (0.18%) Games
Job Titles
1 609 (54.38%) Project Manager
2 140 (12.50%) Analyst
3 88 (7.86%) Business Analyst
4 68 (6.07%) Programme Manager
5 63 (5.63%) Infrastructure Manager
6 59 (5.27%) IT Project Manager
7 58 (5.18%) Infrastructure Project Manager
8 45 (4.02%) Senior Manager
9 44 (3.93%) Technical Manager
10 43 (3.84%) Coordinator
11 42 (3.75%) Senior Project Manager
12 34 (3.04%) Technical Project Manager
13 29 (2.59%) Project Coordinator
14 27 (2.41%) Consultant
15 26 (2.32%) Delivery Manager
16 24 (2.14%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
16 24 (2.14%) Service Manager
17 22 (1.96%) Test Manager
18 21 (1.88%) Change Manager
19 20 (1.79%) PMO Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (1.07%) .NET
2 6 (0.54%) Middleware
3 5 (0.45%) ASP.NET
3 5 (0.45%) Web Services
4 4 (0.36%) XML
5 3 (0.27%) HTML
5 3 (0.27%) J2EE
5 3 (0.27%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (0.089%) jQuery
6 1 (0.089%) Ajax
6 1 (0.089%) X-Windows
6 1 (0.089%) Hibernate
6 1 (0.089%) EDI
6 1 (0.089%) CSS
6 1 (0.089%) SOAP
6 1 (0.089%) Struts
6 1 (0.089%) HTML5
6 1 (0.089%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 110 (9.82%) Analytical Skills
2 71 (6.34%) PMI
3 40 (3.57%) Management Information System
4 23 (2.05%) NHS
5 15 (1.34%) Smart Meter
6 14 (1.25%) Mobile App
7 11 (0.98%) DTV
7 11 (0.98%) FMCG
8 9 (0.80%) E-Learning
9 8 (0.71%) CMDB
10 7 (0.63%) Computer Science
11 6 (0.54%) Informatics
12 4 (0.36%) New Media
12 4 (0.36%) Enterprise Software
12 4 (0.36%) Kindle
12 4 (0.36%) EPoS
12 4 (0.36%) Credit Risk
13 3 (0.27%) N-Tier
13 3 (0.27%) Video Conferencing
13 3 (0.27%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 54 (4.82%) Windows
2 22 (1.96%) Linux
3 19 (1.70%) Windows Server 2003
4 11 (0.98%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 11 (0.98%) Windows 7
5 10 (0.89%) Windows Server 2008
5 10 (0.89%) Windows 2000 Server
6 5 (0.45%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (0.36%) UNIX
8 3 (0.27%) Windows 8
9 2 (0.18%) Android
10 1 (0.089%) Windows XP
10 1 (0.089%) AIX
10 1 (0.089%) Mac OS X
10 1 (0.089%) NetWare
10 1 (0.089%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 601 (53.66%) Project Management
2 233 (20.80%) Stakeholder Management
3 223 (19.91%) ITIL
4 183 (16.34%) Agile Software Development
5 113 (10.09%) Change Management
6 99 (8.84%) Risk Management
7 97 (8.66%) Programme Management
8 76 (6.79%) Project Planning
9 75 (6.70%) PRINCE
10 67 (5.98%) Migration
11 59 (5.27%) Service Delivery
12 58 (5.18%) Business Analysis
12 58 (5.18%) Change Control
13 55 (4.91%) Waterfall
13 55 (4.91%) Scrum
14 51 (4.55%) Supplier Management
15 46 (4.11%) Service Management
16 44 (3.93%) CRM
17 43 (3.84%) E-Commerce
17 43 (3.84%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 32 (2.86%) SQL
2 13 (1.16%) C
3 7 (0.63%) Java
4 5 (0.45%) C#
5 4 (0.36%) PHP
6 3 (0.27%) PL/SQL
7 2 (0.18%) T-SQL
8 1 (0.089%) VB
8 1 (0.089%) VBA
8 1 (0.089%) R
Qualifications
1 213 (19.02%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 190 (16.96%) PMI Certification
3 141 (12.59%) Security Cleared
4 131 (11.70%) PMP
5 121 (10.80%) SC Cleared
6 118 (10.54%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 98 (8.75%) Degree
8 39 (3.48%) CISSP
9 36 (3.21%) CISM
10 29 (2.59%) ITIL Certification
11 27 (2.41%) CRISC
12 25 (2.23%) ISEB
13 23 (2.05%) DV Cleared
14 17 (1.52%) APMP
15 15 (1.34%) HND
16 14 (1.25%) HNC
17 10 (0.89%) ISTQB
18 9 (0.80%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
19 7 (0.63%) Microsoft Certification
20 6 (0.54%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 40 (3.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 26 (2.32%) QA
3 24 (2.14%) SLA
4 21 (1.88%) PCI DSS
5 19 (1.70%) ISO 9001
6 8 (0.71%) P3O
6 8 (0.71%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 4 (0.36%) Solvency II
8 2 (0.18%) ISO/IEC 20000
8 2 (0.18%) ISO 9000
8 2 (0.18%) GxP
8 2 (0.18%) GAMP
9 1 (0.089%) ISO 14001
9 1 (0.089%) BS15000
9 1 (0.089%) TickIT
9 1 (0.089%) GMP
System Software
1 23 (2.05%) Active Directory
2 11 (0.98%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (0.45%) Hyper-V
4 2 (0.18%) EMC RecoverPoint
4 2 (0.18%) XenApp
4 2 (0.18%) XenDesktop
5 1 (0.089%) ProxySG
5 1 (0.089%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 16 (1.43%) HP Quality Center
2 9 (0.80%) OVSD
2 9 (0.80%) FortiGate
3 8 (0.71%) SCCM
4 5 (0.45%) WMI
4 5 (0.45%) HP UCMDB
5 3 (0.27%) Netcool
6 2 (0.18%) OPNET
6 2 (0.18%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 2 (0.18%) SCOM
7 1 (0.089%) NSN NetAct
7 1 (0.089%) Casper Suite
Vendors
1 169 (15.09%) Microsoft
2 59 (5.27%) SAP
2 59 (5.27%) Oracle
3 33 (2.95%) Cisco
4 24 (2.14%) HP
5 20 (1.79%) CheckPoint
6 19 (1.70%) VMware
7 13 (1.16%) F5
8 12 (1.07%) Red Hat
9 9 (0.80%) Amdocs
9 9 (0.80%) Citrix
10 8 (0.71%) Salesforce.com
10 8 (0.71%) Remedy
11 7 (0.63%) IBM
12 5 (0.45%) Business Objects
13 4 (0.36%) Guidewire
13 4 (0.36%) Borland
13 4 (0.36%) Ericsson
13 4 (0.36%) Hyperion
13 4 (0.36%) JD Edwards
Woking, Surrey
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: Market Rates
Posted: 2 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Connectus
Rate: £200 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Middlesex
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Rate: £400 - £500 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Nationwide People Ltd
Rate: £450 - £500 Per Day limited company basis
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxfordshire
Ashdown IT
Rate: £380 - £400 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxfordshire
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: Unspecified Negoitable
Posted: 3 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Interaction Recruitment PLC
Rate: £350 - 500 per day + .
Posted: 3 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
LA International
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: Unspecified Neg
Posted: 3 days ago
Dover
People Source
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Staines, Middlesex
Advanced Resource Managers
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: 5 days ago
Oxfordshire
Cadence Resourcing
Rate: on application
Posted: 5 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 5 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: 5 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
LA International
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: 5 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
IT Connections
Rate: to £400/Day
Posted: 5 days ago
Eastleigh, Hampshire
Nationwide People Ltd
Rate: £400 - £450 Per Day limited company basis
Posted: 6 days ago
Southampton
IntaPeople
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Southampton
The People Network
Rate: £700 - £850 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Berkshire
Real Staffing
Rate: £400 per day
Posted: 9 days ago